Our Faculty

The University of Ruhuna is one of the leading universities in Sri Lanka. The University of Ruhuna was established by a special presidential Decree on 1st September 1978 as Ruhuna University college fulfilling a long cherished desire of the people of Southern Sri Lanka.

The Faculty has three Departments of studies namely Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, Department of Accounting and Finance and Department of Marketing, in addition to the computer unit and the e-learning centre. At present Faculty offers courses in a range of disciplines leading to Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)Honours degrees.

Our Mission

This Faculty is designed to investigate into unexplored phenomena on Management and Finance by maintaining a trade–off between modern Management Systems and Sri Lankan regional cultural contents, to transfer such knowledge by means of study programmes, conferences and publications, and to become the Centre for Regional Management Studies in Sri Lanka.

Our Student

In the present contemporary arena it is essential that management students adjust and adapt quickly to diverse situations also be flexible to work with teams spread across the Globe. The faculty offers Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Human resource management and Marketing specialization areas fully in English which allows to develop the professional skills needed in organizations perform in global markets.

Our Research & Publications

Ruhuna Journal of Management and Finance (RJMF) is a peer reviewed international journal; published bi-annually by the Faculty. The International Conference of Management and Finance (ICME) is organized by the faculty aiming bring together academics, researchers and practitioners from around the world to an International forum to share knowledge and experiences in the fields of management and economics.

Business Clinic

Businesses play a vital economic role in the society contributing to national output and employment generation, more focus should be given to upgrading businesses for the betterment of whole society.

Our University

The University of Ruhuna is one of the leading universities in Sri Lanka. The University of Ruhuna was established by a special presidential Decree on 1st September 1978 as Ruhuna University college fulfilling a long cherished desire of the people of Southern Sri Lanka. Today the University of Ruhuna has a proud history of about 40 years and the University consists of 10 faculties and 57 departments.


Digital Disruption 2019

The Digital Disruption 2019, organized by the faculty was held on 16th of August 2019 at Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa. The event was aimed at creating a platform to explore opportunities available in the modern digital economy. Basically, the forum focused on some critical aspects of digitalization with the views of experts in the area. Prof. Rotem Shneor, Mr. Thilak Piyadigama, Mr. Dulith Herath,Mr. Parakum A. Pathirana,Mr. Nalaka Gunawardene, and Mr. Chaminda Dilhanake Hettiarachchi participated in the event as the panelists.

ADCON 2019 Technical Workshop

The technical workshop of Adcon 2019, organized by the DOM as the first phase of the inter university advertising competition was held on 26th of September 2019 at Unilever Sri Lanka main premises. This workshop was mainly aimed at introducing the competition to contestants.The workshop consisted of three sessions; the first session was delivered by Ms.Sesamy Malwenna on Brand Insights. It was followed by the session conducted by Mr. Nathasoruban Sivapatham on effective communication. The final session of the workshop was conducted by Mr.Ihthishaam Fahim on Digital Advertising.

Department of HRM inauguration ceremony

The Department of Human Resource Management, was ceremonially declared open by Senior Professor Mr. Sujeewa Amarasena, Vice Chancellor, University of Ruhuna on 1st of November 2019 at 8.30 am at premises of Faculty of Management and Finance. Members of academic staff, invitees and students in Human Resource Specialization area participated for the Inauguration Ceremony. Online teaching platform was also introduced during the ceremony allowing students to engage in learning activities via online.

Inter - Faculty Dancing and Literature Competition (IFDLC 2019)

The grand finale of Inter - Faculty Dancing and Literature Competition (IFDLC 2019), organized by the University of Ruhuna is going to be held on 20th November at T.W. Wikramanayake Auditorium, Faculty of Medicine . Those who eager on participating the Literature Competition, are instructed to submit what you have composed of, before the extended deadline;31st of October, 2019. Feel free to talk to the faculty coordinator, P.D.S.D. Rodrigo for any concern.

Important Events


ICME 2019, under the theme of “Navigating Cyberspace for Socio-economic Transformation and Redefining Management in Light of Digital Economy.” aims to create a forum for academics, researchers, and practitioners across the globe to debate and share their knowledge on digitalization and its impact on the economy and contemporary management practices.

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Digital Disruption 2019

Digital Disruption 2019 creates a platform in exploring and creating opportunities in the Digital Economy. The forum will cover the most crucial aspects of digitalization and digital economy with the insights of experts who played immense roles in the commencement of this transformation. This exploration will reveal hidden opportunities and open up new paths for researchers, existing and future entrepreneurs.

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Alumni Association of Faculty of Management and Finance

We are pleased to inform all the graduates of Faculty of Management and Finance (FMF), the University of Ruhuna that we have planned on establishing an Alumni Association for our faculty. Undoubtedly, this would be a great opportunity for all of you for a wonderful reunion with your friends and colleagues to share and to recall your indelible memories of university life. We invite you all to join us and be a part of this endeavor.
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